BET has introduced a particular version of the throwback tv sequence Rap City will air subsequent week (Oct. 5) forward of the 2021 Hip Hop Awards. The hour-long particular will function unique interviews, never-before-seen sales space appearances, recollections from the unique broadcast, and, after all, the legendary freestyle sales space. The Rap Metropolis revival will likely be executively produced and hosted by Darian “Big Tigger” Morgan.
“I’m excited on the alternative to revive this legendary piece of tradition! All of your favourite stars and their bars on show” stated Large Tigger.
The unique Rap Metropolis debuted in 1989 and existed because the preeminent hip-hop sequence devoted to rap music movies, vital cultural commentary, and interviews with probably the most highlighted stars of the second till it went off-air in 2008. Artists who’ve appeared on the present embody Jay-Z, A Tribe Referred to as Quest, LL Cool J, Kanye West, Eve, Ludacris, The Diplomats, Jadakiss, Trina, Frequent, Large Boi, and lots of extra.
Large Tigger is presently the host of The Large Tigger Morning Present, which airs on weekday mornings on Atlanta radio. He’s additionally the PA Announcer of the NBA’s Atlanta Hawks and Official DJ/In-Recreation Host for the Atlanta Falcons and serves as an lively board member of the nonprofit Hosea Helps.
He shared the information of Rap Metropolis 21, on social media, writing “This isn’t a drill… This isn’t a throwback…” with the hashtag #RapCityRaisedMe.
In line with BET, the particular Rap Metropolis 21 program will “proceed to pay homage to BET’s dedication to Hip Hop and have a good time the celebrities of the tradition’s previous, current, and future.”
Take a look at a throwback interview with Queen Latifah on the unique Rap Metropolis sequence under: